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If staged furniture was left behind after closing, can we keep it?

No, you can't keep their furniture: someone's failure to collect or recover items promptly …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Can I legally keep insurance money if I sell my house with hurricane damage?

If the insurer simply cut a check to you the loss, then yes--you can …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

What happens if a seller decides not to sell after signing a contract?

Real estate is one of the few situations where a buyer can get "specific …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 days ago

What happens to the home that my husband's ex-wife quit claim deeded to him after she filed for bankruptcy?

OK you two need a lawyer as soon as possible.  He should have refinanced …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

What are my rights in firing a contractor?

You can sue the contractor for breach of contract. Your damages (monetary compensation you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 13 days ago